It’s competition season for cheer, song, and mascots!
On Jan. 9, 2016 Redlands East Valley’s cheer and song team had competitions at separate venues. This competition for cheer took place at Summit High School, where the team got a bid for nationals. Song’s competition was located at Aliso Niguel High School where the team took home multiple awards. Soloist Kyrien Wickersham (senior) took home a 3rd place in her lyrical category. Soloist Bella Hanlon (senior) also took home 3rd in her jazz category. The team’s pom routine took 2nd in their category, and the x-small lyrical trio consisting of Kyrien Wickersham (senior), Bella Hanlon (senior), and Kassidy Lihme (sophomore) won 4th in their category. Both teams were very successful at their competitions.
The second competition on January 17 and took place at Brea Olinda High School where the two teams competed together. Cheer’s stunt group won their division coming in first. Cheer’s group routine came in third. Song placed 2nd in their category. It was a very successful weekend for the wildcats!